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Wild Songbirds Can Pick Up New Tunes
Biology

Wild Songbirds Can Pick Up New Tunes

15 hours ago — Jason G. Goldman

Biology
Wild Songbirds Can Pick Up New Tunes
Biology

Wild Songbirds Can Pick Up New Tunes

15 hours ago — Jason G. Goldman

Physics
Physics

Making the Church Taller

October 18, 2018 — Abraham Loeb

Math
Math

Do the Golden State Warriors Have Hot Hands?

October 18, 2018 — Alon Daks, Nishant Desai, Lisa R. Goldberg and The Mathematical Intelligencer

Space
Space

Planet Formation? It's a Drag

October 18, 2018 — Marcus Woo

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Videos

Hawk Moths Hold Steady When Faced with Turbulence

Hawk moths hover while they feed, but they recover surprisingly quickly when knocked off-balance. Scientists use high-speed video and mini-cannons made of plastic toy parts to understand how hawk moths respond to disturbances midair. "Lens of Time: The Art of Staying Stable" was first published on bioGraphic © 2018 California Academy of Science.

September 6, 2018

Podcasts

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Health Care Let Neandertals "Punch above Their Weight"

60-Second Science - October 17, 2018 - By Christopher Intagliata01:29
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Tinder for Cheetahs; and an Unusual Blindness

Science Talk - October 17, 2018 - By Tanya Lewis and Andrea Gawrylewski25:31
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Solar Eclipse Was a Buzzkill for Bees

60-Second Science - October 12, 2018 - By Christopher Intagliata01:58
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Confident Tone Overcomes Accent Distrust

60-Second Science - October 11, 2018 - By Lucy Huang02:25
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